Fluctuating Exchange Rate

Posted on July 31, 2014 8:00 am

In Hawaii, US Marines are field-testing a robotic pack mule that can carry up to 400 pounds.

No word on how many Taliban it will be traded for if captured.

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5 Responses to “Fluctuating Exchange Rate”

  1. Burt says:

    I am fascinated that this ‘mule’ is controlled by a sensor on the marine’s boot. How long before we see one of these on “Dancing with the Stars”?

  2. blarg says:

    @Burt I beleive Chaz Bono already made an appearance.

  3. blarg says:

    6 Roombas and a one if those singing bass wall hangers.

  4. walruskkkch says:

    THe final proof is how well it operates under actual combat conditions and how easy it is to maintain in the field but if you can increase the supply capacity of a small, mobile force this much without adding more mouths to feed, either human or animal, it could be a pretty big force multiplier for our guys.

  5. zzyzx says:

    Danger Pvt. Robinson, danger! Aliens approaching!

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